Zagreb '59 Series Chess Set
Introducing the Zagreb '59 Series Chess Set, a true masterpiece of craftsmanship and design. This set is hand-carved by our master artisans with the utmost attention to detail and is crafted out of the highest grade woods, ensuring durability and longevity.
The Chess pieces are heavily weighted, providing a satisfying feel when moving them across the board. Each piece is finished with luxurious billiard cloth base pads, ensuring a smooth and scratch-free experience while playing.
The Zagreb '59 Series Chess Set is an adaptation of the most popular Chess set used at major international Chess tournaments throughout the 1950s and 1960s. It draws inspiration from the World Championship Candidates Match held in Bied, Zagreb in 1959, making it a piece of Chess history.
This exquisite set is not only functional, but it also makes for a beautiful decorative piece for any chess enthusiast or collector. The rich, deep tones of the wood and the classic design of the pieces will add a touch of sophistication to any room.
To complement the beautiful pieces, the set comes with a Standard Chess Board with Coordinates, featuring 55mm (2.25") squares made is Spain. The board is crafted from wood veneer and is built to last, providing a stable and sturdy surface for your games. The coordinates on the board make it easy to record and analyze your moves, making it an excellent tool for chess study and elevated tournament play.
Invest in the Zagreb '59 Series Chess Set and take your Chess game to the next level. It is an investment in quality, tradition, and artistry that will last a lifetime.
|King||3.7" (94mm)||1.5" (39mm)|
|Queen||3.0" (77mm)||1.4" (35mm)|
|Bishop||2.9" (74mm)||1.25" (32mm)|
|Knight||2.6" (66mm)||1.25" (32mm)|
|Rook||2.1" (53mm)||1.25" (32mm)|
|Pawn||1.9" (48mm)||1.0" (26mm)|
|Dark Pieces||Ebonized Boxwood|
|Recommended Square Size||1.97" to 2.16" (50mm to 55mm)|
|Weight||1.4 lbs (636 grams)|